From BR Bullpen
Tanner Daniel Leighton
- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 170 lb.
 Biographical Information
Tanner Leighton stole 31 bases as a college senior. In 2012, he hit .201/.291/.299 in 48 games between the Washington Wild Things and Road Warriors, playing both the outfield and second base. Signing with the Solingen Alligators the next year, he batted .456/.543/.718 with 15 doubles, 32 runs, 33 RBI, 23 steals and 19 walks in 28 games, fielding .957 at 2B. He was among the northern Bundesliga-1 leaders in average (2nd to Brent Buffa), RBI (tied for second with Buffa behind Eric Krzysiak), hits (47, 3rd), runs (6th), walks (19, 8th), steals (1st, 8 more than anyone else), slugging (3rd behind Daniel Lamb-Hunt and Bradley Roper-Hubbert) and OBP (3rd).